The Iron Key (Hardcover)

By James Longenbach

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393078954, 89pp.

Publication Date: October 4, 2010

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (4/2/2012)

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from "April 2003"

I felt like a boy again, my navel flat as a dime--
The glamour of protest, however compromised,

Our certainty old people were wrong.
Poetry is against war or else it isn't poetry

Said my friend the poet, as if by breathing
We were glamorous.